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2020 Schedule
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3d

Royals' Perez becomes U.S. citizen at fan event

Royals catcher Salvador Perez took his oath of citizenship on Friday during the team's annual FanFest, the completion of a five-year process that he described as long and difficult but well worth it.

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10d

Former Royals owner David Glass dies at 84

David Glass, who bought the Kansas City Royals in 2000, died last week at the age of 84, the team announced. Under Glass' ownership, the team reached the World Series in 2014 and won the title in 2015.

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17d

Royals agree with OF Soler on $7.3M deal for 2020

The Royals and slugging outfielder Jorge Soler agreed to a $7.3 million contract for next season, allowing the sides to avoid salary arbitration Friday and keep things amicable between them as they explore a long-term deal.

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17dESPN.com

2020 MLB arbitration tracker

Friday was the deadline for teams and arbitration-eligible players to agree on salaries or exchange desired numbers for 2020. Recapping a hectic day of contract decisions.

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27d

Twins bolster rotation with veterans Hill, Bailey

Veteran free-agent pitchers Rich Hill and Homer Bailey have reached deals with the Twins. Hill went 4-1 for the Dodgers in 2019, while Bailey was 13-9 with the A's and Royals.

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39d

Royals reach deal with 3B Franco, sources say

The Royals have agreed to a one-year, $3 million deal with Maikel Franco, who will become Kansas City's primary third baseman in 2020, sources confirmed to ESPN.

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45d

Hahn returns to Royals on 1-year, $600K deal

Reliever Jesse Hahn, who made six appearances in the final month of the season after being out of baseball since having elbow surgery in June 2017, has agreed to return to the Royals.

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51d

Royals sign ex-All-Star Rosenthal to minors deal

The Kansas City Royals signed former All-Star reliever Trevor Rosenthal to a $2 million minor league contract that includes an invitation to big league spring training and up to $2.25 million in bonuses if he makes the major league roster.

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53d

Royals skipper Matheny keeping most of former staff

Royals manager Mike Matheny is keeping most of the coaching staff that worked alongside predecessor Ned Yost in the fold as he begins to plan for his first season in charge of the organization.

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The Twins announced plans Wed. to increase the length & height of Target Field's safety netting, becoming the 14th team to install or commit to extensions since a toddler's 5/29 head injury on a foul liner in Houston. They join the Astros, Braves, Brewers, Chisox, D-backs, Dodgers, Jays, Nats, O's, Phils, Pirates, Rangers & Royals.

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56d

Royals agree with Montgomery to avoid arbitration

The Royals and left-hander Mike Montgomery, the club's once-heralded prospect, agreed to a $3.1 million contract for next season on Monday to avoid salary arbitration.

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62d

Sherman takes over for Glass as Royals owner

Local businessman John Sherman officially completed the purchase of the Kansas City Royals, taking over for David Glass as the controlling owner of his favorite team as it continues to rebuild.

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67d

Sherman approved as Royals' controlling owner

John Sherman has been approved as the new controlling owner of the Kansas City Royals, and his group plans to close its deal to purchase the last-place team from David Glass and his family next week.

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average5.2027th
Quality Starts5911th
WHIP1.4829th
BAA.27328th
Runs69126th
Batting Average.24719th
On Base Percentage.30925th
Slugging Percentage.40127th